Derby-themed fundraiser Saturday


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The second annual “Running with the Roses” fundraiser to benefit Stockhands Horses for Healing will be on Saturday from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Glenross Golf Club, 231 Club House Drive.

Participants can enjoy food and drinks while watching a live stream of the Kentucky Derby. Derby attire is encouraged, say organizers.

Approximate post time is 6:24 pm.

A $40 entry ticket includes hors d’oeuvres, restaurant food samplings and two drink tickets, with additional drink tickets available for purchase. There will also be a silent auction, door prizes, a portrait hat contest and a 50/50 drawing.

Sponsorship-level group ticket packages with reserved seating are also available. For more information, contact executive director Lisa Benton at 614-318-5781 or at stockhandshorsesforhealing@gmail.com.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Stockhands Horses for Healing, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing equine-assisted therapies to veterans, adults and children with developmental, physical and emotional disabilities.

Tickets may be purchased using the PayPal link on the group’s Facebook page.

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Information for this story was provided by Stockhands Horses for Healing.

Information for this story was provided by Stockhands Horses for Healing.